Application deadline: August 4, 2023.
OPSEU offers an annual scholarship of $1,000 in memory of Curt Bishop, a long-time union health and safety activist who passed away on June 30, 2008. As a member of the Corrections Division, Local 678 (Algoma Treatment and Remand Centre), Curt understood that improvements in workplace health and safety come only through worker action and effort. For more than two decades, Curt dedicated himself to both the local and provincial levels to the struggles of OPSEU members to achieve safer and healthier workplaces.
Who can apply?
Open to dependents of OPSEU/SEFPO members in good standing who are studying at a publicly-funded, publicly-run post-secondary institution in Ontario in the 2023-2024 school year.
Application form:EN Curt_Bishop Scholarship Application Form 2023-2024
The completed application form must be received by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org by the deadline of August 4, 2023.